Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Last Laugh') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Shoop, deceased, by Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: 92-28-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: Blue white standards; wood violet falls with narrow lavender blue washed edge and circular white blaze
Beard Color: Mikado orange, slight white base
Style Arm Color: White, crests shaded pale blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002
Award of Merit: 2004

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 87-37a X Parisian Flight
Child plants: 22 child plants

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Location: New ZealandDate: 2017-11-04
By LynDC
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Location: Schreiner's Iris Gardens, Salen, OregonDate: 2015-05-18AIS National Convention, Portland, OR--Iris in Wonderland 2015
By SassyCat
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By Betja
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
By Calif_Sue
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